Plasma 17OH-progesterone concentrations in newborn infants.

@article{Hughes1979Plasma1C,
  title={Plasma 17OH-progesterone concentrations in newborn infants.},
  author={Ieuan A Hughes and D Riad-fahmy and Keith Griffiths},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={1979},
  volume={54 5},
  pages={347-9}
}
Plasma concentrations of 17OH-progesterone were determined in 60 normal newborn infants aged between 3 and 36 hours. Mean levels decreased rapidly during this time after removal of the placental contribution of this steroid. A further 70 normal infants, studied between ages 2 and 7 days, showed a mean plasma 17OH-progesterone concentration of 3.5 nmol/1 (1.2 ng/ml). By comparison, plasma concentrations in untreated infants with congenital adrenal hyperplasia were markedly raised. At 36 hours of… CONTINUE READING

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